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Full Time RVing In a Small Travel Trailer

Do you love your travel trailer so much you wish you could live in it, like legitimately live in it? We’re talking 24/7, 365 days out of the year. If you think you could do it, you’re certainly not the first one to try! After all, simple, small living spaces have become more and more popular in recent years. If …

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RV Camping Without Hookups: Boondocking [Dry Camping] Tips

So what does boondocking really mean? It is camping your RV without any hook-ups. Yes, no electricity, water or sewer connections. Sounds scary? Well, you will have to make some sacrifices when it comes to modern conveniences. But it all comes down to planning and preparation. If you are adequately prepared, then boondocking is not only a great way how …

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13 Common Newbie Mistakes to Avoid When Driving Your RV

We are only humans and mistakes happen. Our nature is to learn from mistakes, but when Rving some mistakes can come as an very expensive (and also dangerous) lesson. These mistakes can be easily avoided so please read carefully and take the necessary action! 1. Not checking your tyres Maintaining your RV tires should be one of the highest priorities …

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The Travel Trailer Winterizing Checklist: How to Prepare for the Off-Season

There comes a time in every travel trailer owner’s life when they take a break from their driving adventures for the winter months. Unless you have an arctic package installed in your trailer, then it’s not going to be able to withstand the chilly temperatures that winter often brings. That means that from about December to March (and sometimes later …

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Your RV Battery Life Expectancy (Plus Tips on Improving Battery Life)

Throughout your home, electricity powers almost everything, from your lights to your refrigerator and freezer to your Internet and cable. Without it, you’d be sitting in the dark. Your RV is set up a bit differently. It relies on the power of a battery to run devices like RV lights, water pumps, entertainment devices, and more. Of course, this doesn’t …

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RV Water Heater Troubleshooting Tips

Have you ever woken up in the morning, eager to start a pot of coffee so you can get the fuel you need to get through your day, only to find the water is cold instead of warm? Maybe you decide to take a shower instead, but the water in there is also like ice! What is going on? Most …

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RV Refrigerator Troubleshooting Tips

As an RV owner, you likely plan each of your trips down to the letter. This involves budgeting everything you’re going to need for weeks on end, from gas to food to activities. Speaking of food, you probably keep your meals pretty simple while on the road. RV kitchens can indeed rival those you have back at home, but there’s …

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RV Air Conditioner Troubleshooting Tips

There are a few simple pleasures in life: waking up several hours before your alarm goes off, sitting down to relax after a long day, and turning on your air conditioner when the humidity starts to creep up. There’s just one problem. Lately, you’ve been depriving yourself of one of life’s best summertime pleasures: the envelope of artificial cold air …

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How Much Does a Travel Trailer Weigh? (With Real Examples)

Can’t choose between a campervan and an RV? A travel trailer is like the best of both worlds. These lengthy trailers have all the amenities of the classic motorhome but without the bulk. They’re cute like a campervan but can be hitched to many trucks and SUVs. In other words, you’ll be living a great life out on the road. …